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1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas, USA

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

No architect attributed to this one, which is odd as this 1970s modernist property in Dallas, Texas really is something special.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

If we can find a name, we will add it later, but for now let’s just admire the work in question.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

On the face of it, this is a modernist / brutalist property dating from 1973, with what we assume to be huge towers of curved concrete matched up with extensive glazing.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

This was probably the modernist dream back in the day and to be honest, it pretty much still is today.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

But there is something of a contrast between the almost futuristic exterior and the more traditional interior.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

Ok, not completely traditional. Nothing could be in this structure. Just a little more traditional than we perhaps expected.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

Yes, there are some grand statements here, with the huge windows, exposed brick, wood panels and the (very) high ceilings. But overall, many of the fixtures, fittings and furnishings seem at odds with the architecture.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

Of course, many will be departing with the current owners. But you might want to rethink the interior a little, which doesn’t look to have changed much in over four decades, to bring this place back to its best.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

A lot of space too, listed as around 5,280 sq. ft. in total and with four bedrooms, four bathrooms and three main living areas. There is also a spiral staircase leading you to a lower level that looks so incredibly of its era.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

An acre of land outside, which should guarantee you some privacy. You might need that too with windows this large.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

The images perhaps showcase this place better than words, so do check out more of those on the agent’s site. If you like the look of this house, it is on the market for $2,295,000.

1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas
1970s modernism: Four-bedroom property in Dallas, Texas

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